April 30th - May 3rd, 2020
April 30th - May 3rd, 2020

By

Shamika Pandit
Have you ever pulled off the perfect prank? Has anyone ever pranked you so well that you couldn’t even be mad at them? These films reach out to the prankster in all of us with their elaborate schemes and amusing outcomes. Animal House (1978) – Delta House has a saying, “Don’t get mad, get even.”...
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Like the old proverb says about March, it’s “in like a lion, out like a lamb” – so give your spring a roaring start with these 15 fabulous slasher films. We’ve chosen our favorites – did yours make the list?   Scream: A meta-Hollywood homage that deconstructs the horror genre… plus it’ll scare the pants...
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The most anticipated night in film is coming up; The Oscars! Every year Colleen DeVeer, our Director of Programming, fills out an Oscars Ballot with her predictions and we love following along throughout the night to see who wins. This year we’re encouraging YOU to join in the fun by filling out a GIFF Oscar...
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One of the biggest nights in the film industry is right around the corner – the Oscars! And it all starts with the red carpet. The red carpet is a movie star fashion show filled with glamour. Red carpet fashion is not only memorable, but it also provides inspiration for GIFF’s own black tie events,...
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Sick of rom-coms? Tired of happy endings? We’ve got the perfect antidote to Valentine’s Day with these 15 examples of when love turns sour. Did your favorite make the list? Let us know what you think. 1. Fatal Attraction: A completely unhinged Glenn Close will make you shy away from infidelity forever.2. Unfaithful: This super...
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Snowed in with nowhere to go and nothing to do? Cozy up in your pajamas, make a Hot Toddy, and tune in to these wintery movies. We’ve selected 15 of our favorites for your viewing pleasure. Let us know what you think and what themes you’d like to see for our next monthly blog. Did...
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When our goosebumps rise while watching a horror film we can’t help but wonder, “who thinks of these terrifying stories?”  The answer is Chad Archibald. Chad’s had his writing, directing and producing debut in 2005 with Desperate Souls which lead the path for his successful career in fright. After his triumph with his first film,...
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Horror films: the gore, the angst, the torturous anticipation of the next mutilated figure creeping out from the dark! In no other genre is the makeup artist more crucial. The grotesque creatures need to be horrific and realistic. Leya Oakley, special effect makeup artist, has been terrifying us with her craft for years. We were...
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Michael Myers from Halloween, Jason Voorhees in Friday the 13th, Freddie Krueger the villain of A Nightmare on Elm Street. What do all of these iconic figures have in common—they terrified us! The incredibly versatile actress Nadia Alexander gives an equally chilling performance by transforming herself into Mina for The Dark. In this interview Nadia...
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How is it that stars like Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Naomi Watts, and Kerry Washington always seem to look their best, whether they’re gracing the pages of a magazine or accepting an award in front of an audience of millions?  They have a team of styling experts ready to help them prepare for any role. ...
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